Quoteany tips on how to upload a program via .net? Why make things hard and reinvent the wheel?Just use the IDE and avrdude will do the rest.
any tips on how to upload a program via .net?
If what you meant was how to develop a program in VB that talks to the Arduino, that is quite a different story.http://arduino.cc/playground/Main/InterfacingWithSoftwareTake a peak at all the ways that a PC, phone, etc. can talk to the Arduino.
Is it possible to find out the code the arduino needs to do this and simply send it out to the serial port?
I don't really want to have to learn a lot about the technology ...
Yes they are grumpy, critical and superior. Just the sort of responses that drives people away - maybe that's what they want though - leave them alone in their little club??